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Phlebotomy

The next available Phlebotomy Program will be in Fall 2020. Applications for the Fall 2020 Phlebotomy Program will be accepted between July 1, 2020 and THURSDAY, JULY 16 at 4pm.

You can view a SAMPLE Fall 2020 Phlebotomy Program application in the “Downloads" section but the actual online applications are only available between July 1 and July 16, 2020.

Questions about the application process? View this helpful video: Applying for the Program


Phlebotomy plays an important role in the health care field. The Phlebotomy certificate program is designed to prepare students to obtain blood specimens by skin puncture or venipuncture using proper technique on adults, children and infants.

Responsibilities of a phlebotomist may include:

  • Collecting fluid or tissue samples
  • Draw blood using different collection techniques
  • Explain procedures to patients
  • Conduct standard laboratory tests

Students in the Phlebotomy program will be in contact with potentially infections blood, tissues, and body fluids. Formal application is required for acceptance in the program.

For information regarding program length, costs, and application process, please see the FAQ page.

 

Information Sessions for the Phlebotomy Progam from 5pm - 6pm.

Please note, since our campus is currently CLOSED due to the COVID-19 precautionary recommendations, the Information sessions will be conducted online through Google Hangout.
Please send an email to: rochelle.helminski@phoenixcollege.edu to be added to the calendar invite to attend the virtual information-session.
June 16, 2020
July 21, 2020
August 18, 2020
September 15, 2020
October 20, 2020
November 17, 2020
December 1, 2020

No appointment/sign-up necessary to attend an info session!


Program Certificate

In this program you can earn the following:

Certificate of Completion in Phlebotomy

The Arizona Course Applicability System provides information on courses, course equivalencies, and program requirements at all public universities in Arizona. This website can provide you with information on how your specific coursework will transfer and apply toward a degree program.


Certification Process

Students who successfully complete the program receive a certificate of completion from the college.  Upon satisfactory completion of the Phlebotomy Program, students are qualified to take a national certification exam. Information concerning phlebotomy national certification can be found at www.phlebotomy.com.

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid


Career and Employment Outlook

Career opportunities are varied and many. Phlebotomists may find employment in reference laboratories, hospitals, insurance companies, outreach services, patient service centers, research facilities, donor centers, and physician’s offices.

For information about careers in your area of study, visit O*NET OnLine for detailed job descriptions, education requirements, wage, and employment trend information.